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Sanford, FL- George Zimmerman turned himself in to Florida authorities on Sunday after Circuit Judge Kenneth Lester revoked his bond on Friday. The Judge gave Zimmerman 48 hours to report to jail after determining that Zimmerman and his wife mislead the court about the amount of money he had when his $150,000 bond was set during […]

While Pastor Marvin Winans continues to recover from an assault and carjacking last week, Detroit police have identified two young men involved in the crime. According to the Detroit Free Press, the two young men were identified on Wednesday and a warrant request was issued to the Wayne County Prosecutor’s office. Winans, who heads the […]

Prosecutors in the Trayvon Martin murder case say Martin’s killer, George Zimmerman, did not utter a racial slur when speaking to a 911 police dispatcher on the night of the killing. When Sanford Police released the 911 recordings several weeks ago, speculation emerged that Zimmerman mumbled “these f—Coons” after describing Martin to police.  Closer audio […]

What an exciting afternoon we had when the 44th President of the United States came by the Radio One offices…

Soon after Mary Mary’s Erica Campbell and hubby announced the arrival of their third child  Zaya Monique last month, the other half of Mary Mary Tina Campbell and her hubby just revealed that they are expecting baby number five. While many think the two sisters are trying to keep up with each other when it […]

viasource: and Big news spread when Houston made the trip in October to the small town of Shelby, NC to support her sister-in-law’s Teen Summit event. Pat Houston, who is married to Houston’s brother, Gary founded the summit several years ago. Her facebook page calls the program, “A non-profit organization established in 2007 with the purpose […]

  Etta James has died, according to her longtime friend and manager, Lupe De Leon. She was 73 and had been diagnosed with leukemia in 2010. James, who also suffered from dementia and hepatitis C, died at a hospital in Riverside, California. James was recently released from the hospital just days after her condition improved […]

Count this as round number two of recent deaths to shock the world this fall. Singer/songwriter and longtime collaborative force in the worlds of gospel and pop music Jessy Dixon has reportedly passed away yesterday at the age of 73. Dixon, born in Texas, came to prominence in Chicago, first as a session keyboardist for […]

via source: Hello Beautiful Nick Ashford, one-half of the legendary Motown songwriting duo Ashford & Simpson, has died at age 70. Nick died Monday in a New York City hospital. He had been suffering from throat cancer and had undergone radiation treatment. Among the songs Ashford & Simpson penned are “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough”, […]

Via Source: By Douglas Stanglin, USA TODAY Virginia Tech officials are telling students on their website to stay inside, and secure doors because of a report of a person with a gun in the area. The alert, issued at 9:37 a.m., said the person with a gun had been spotted near Dietrick Hall, a dining […]

Via Source: A funeral is set for 11 a.m. Thursday for U.S. District Judge Matthew J. Perry, a giant of a civil rights lawyer who toiled relentlessly to dismantle legal segregation in South Carolina and then went on to become the state’s first black federal judge. Perry died of natural causes last Friday just […] Viasource: Barack Obama hits the half century mark today. Jennifer Hudson led the crowd in singing Happy Birthday to “Mr. President” at a fundraising event in Chicago last night.